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[1 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Update: Aura’s Progress at University in Guatemala

Aura continues to work during the week as a primary school teacher and goes to school every Saturday. She is making a huge effort to attend classes and is able to help her family with some of their basic expenses with the salary she earns as a school teacher. See Aura’s latest Tuition Project. Read a letter from Aura to her sponsor, Kristen Palana.

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[29 Nov 2013 | 3 Comments | ]
Updates From Aura’s Elementary School Water Project -Guatemala

Hi Everyone,
We recently received photos, updates, and a thank you letter from Children International for our recently completed Aura’s Elementary School Water Project. Thanks again to Aura’s House donors for making a difference in the lives of so many children as well as to their community.

Vickie Wiedenmann of Children International writes:
Hello, friends! I hope all is well with everyone. Thank you again for your warm friendship and incredible support of our programs around the world! I am delighted to tell you that the special project for which you raised funds …

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[28 Nov 2013 | 9 Comments | ]
Complete: Library Project – Guatemala: $1,151 Raised. THANK YOU!

This project is now complete.
Launched: October 2, 2013.
Completed: November 28, 2013 (Happy Thanksgiving!)

Library Project for Guatemala SAC
Our goal was to raise $1,145.
$1,151 raised. THANK YOU!

See photos of Rosa with books made possible by your donations.
SPECIAL THANKS TO: The wonderful and amazing Elvis Kibiti with his generous $450 donation on Thanksgiving Day that will be matched by his employer. This $900 donation has effectively closed out this project and Children International will now forward the funds to the SAC Center so all the books can be purchased.
The goal of this project …

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[22 Oct 2013 | 3 Comments | ]
Complete: Tuition Project For Aura Hernandez (20) of Guatemala: $468 Raised. THANK YOU!

Tuition and expenses for Aura’s 2nd year of University has been raised without ever needing to launch this project online. THANK YOU!

Tuition Project for Aura Hernandez (20) of Guatemala
The total needed was $468 ($234 per semester), and we’ve successfully raised that!
SPECIAL THANKS: Vickie Wiedenmann of Children International, Anastasia Yecke, Tiffany Yecke Brooks, and Erik Gude  for FULLY funding Aura’s 2014 tuition. We are so incredibly grateful.

Message from Children International’s Guatemala Office about Aura’s Continued Education:

“We are also glad to inform you that Aura has shown a big interest in keeping …

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[7 Sep 2013 | No Comment | ]
Back to School, Back in Action…

Hi All.
I just wanted to say that I apologize that things have been slow on the site these past few weeks. I was out of the country with my family and August is traditionally the slowest time of the year for fundraising. That said, now that we are back and the craziness of getting my sons started at their new school as well as the craziness of getting back to teaching at The American University of Rome has eased a little, things will be taking off again soon.
We have one …